3 Old & rare religious books with Gold, Silver & brass locks, 17th -19th century
3 Old & rare religious books / Bibles in fine bindings with 14 k gold, silver and brass locks, 17th & 19th century , from the Low Countries, Antwerp and Amsterdam. Beautiful 16th century blind-stamped leather Rennaissance binding with images of David & Goliath and Joshua, and brass locks - 1627. Valentinus , Bisschop - Original Dutch Title: Den lof der Suyverheyt. Third book - Antwerp, Jean Cnobbaert, 1627 - 554 pp +'Table' - 17 x 11 x 5 cm - 16th century blind stamped leather binding (restored) over wooden plates, with floral motifs and images of David and Goliath. Colophon in the back : Florentius de Montmorencii, April 24, 1627, Flanders. On the first page is the stamp of the'Carme' , Karmelieten convent in Boxmeer, Holland. On the top: TBI = Titus Brandsma Institute in Nijmegen - Last page with some 17th c. Condition: Title page is missing and some first pages.
Some pages restored with Japanese paper. A few damp circles, interior otherwise clean and fresh. Dutch Bible & Book of psalms, pocket size - New Testament , Book of Psalms - printed in Haarlem and Amsterdam, 1884 - leather binding with 14 k gold lock , gold on cut - 12 x 6 x 3 cm - goldmark (oak leaf) present. 3 Lovely little Dutch Bible with beautiful silver lock, engraved with floral designs, blind-stamped on 3 sides. Printed in Haarlem and Amsterdam, 1861.
Staten-Bijbel : New Testament, Book of Psalms & Evangelic songs - gold on cut, 13 x 8 x 5 cm. In good and clean condition. Small cracks upper and lower spine, but solid.
The item "3 Old & rare religious books with Gold, Silver & brass locks, 17th -19th century" is in sale since Wednesday, August 11, 2021. This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible".
The seller is "tradetraveler65" and is located in Assendelft. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Year Printed: 1627
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Netherlands
- Topic: Religion
- Binding: Fine Binding
- Region: Europe
- Subject: Religion & Spirituality
- Original/Facsimile: Original
- Language: Dutch
- Place of Publication: Anwerp